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BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT)
EV/EBITDA
15.76 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, BB&T Corp's enterprise value is $56,065 Mil. BB&T Corp's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $3,545 Mil. Therefore, BB&T Corp's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 15.76.

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today, BB&T Corp's stock price is $39.15. BB&T Corp's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $2.18. Therefore, BB&T Corp's P/E Ratio for today is 17.90.

The "classic" EV/EBITDA ratio is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the P/E Ratio.


Definition

BB&T Corp's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=56065.393/3545
=15.82

BB&T Corp's current Enterprise Value is $56,065 Mil.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 838 (Mar. 2013 ) + 903 (Jun. 2013 ) + 865 (Sep. 2013 ) + 939 (Dec. 2013 ) = $3,545 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

BB&T Corp's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=39.15/2.178
=17.98

BB&T Corp's share price for today is $39.15.
BB&T Corp's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.29 (Mar. 2013 ) + 0.77 (Jun. 2013 ) + 0.37 (Sep. 2013 ) + 0.748 (Dec. 2013 ) = $2.18.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Study has found that the companies with the lowest EV/EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as P/E Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization, P/E Ratio


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

BB&T Corp Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
ev2ebitda 12.1711.8720.4614.0317.3129.9431.4217.6813.0714.83

BB&T Corp Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
ev2ebitda 18.8817.6817.5515.5014.0713.0712.9813.8614.2514.83
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